How to create GIFs
WhatsApp allows you to send videos that are less than six seconds long as looping GIFs.
To create a GIF from your short videos:
- Open the chat with the person you'd like to send the GIF to.
- Tap .
- Tap Gallery.
- To send a short video as a GIF, pick a video that's under six seconds and tap GIF in the top right corner. If you select a longer video, trim your video to under six seconds using the slider, then tap GIF.
- Tap Send.
To learn more about sending GIFs and adding GIFs to your Favorites, read this article.